August in The Argyle BIA 2015 Promotional Contest Official Rules

CONTEST RULES
August in The Argyle BIA (“Contest”)
from 12:00 a.m on August 21, 2015 EDT to 3:00 p.m. on August 28, 2015 EDT (“Contest Period”)
The Argyle Business Improvement Association Board of Management (“The Argyle BIA”)

1. HOW TO ENTER
No purchase necessary to participate. A purchase will not improve your chances of winning.
To enter the Contest, participants must visit a Participating Location in The Argyle BIA (“Participating Location”) and collect a Destination Map. Participants must then scratch the centre Scratch Area to determine if they have won an Instant Prize.
Participants must then visit other Participating Locations to collect 4 (four) stickers or stamps on their Destination Map.
To be valid for a grand prize your entry must be entered at a Participating Location by 3:00pm EDT on August 28, 2015.
Instant Prizes must be collected from the Participating Location shown on winning Destination Maps no later than 11:59 pm EDT on August 31, 2015.

Limit of one grand prize entry per person per day.

2. ELIGIBILITY
Contest is open to all residents of Canada, except residents of Quebec, who are 18 years of age or older at the Contest opening date. For any contestant who has not reached the age of majority, parent or guardian consent is necessary to enter the Contest. Where appropriate, the terms “contestant” and “winner” mean parent or guardian of that person.
Employees of The Argyle BIA, as well as such employees’ immediate family (father/mother, brother/sister, son/daughter) or persons living under the same roof are not eligible to enter this Contest.

3. PROCEDURE FOR AWARDING PRIZES
The centre Scratch Area on Destination Maps may display a Participating Location, indicating the participant must visit the Participating Location to collect their instant prize.
On August 28, 2015, random draws will be conducted by The Argyle BIA from among eligible Destination Maps received during the Content Period. To be eligible, a Destination Map must have 4 (four) stickers or stamps from Participating Locations.

The first selected contestant for each prize shall be declared a winner, subject to meeting all the conditions described in these rules.

Winners will be contacted by telephone or e-mail and should claim their prize as instructed by The Argyle BIA by no later than five days after the date they are initially contacted. If a winner cannot be reached within three days following the first attempt of contact, or declines the prize, the prize shall be forfeited and The Argyle BIA has the right, at its sole discretion, to select another winner.

4. DESCRIPTION OF PRIZE(S)
Each winner will receive one predetermined prize from the donated prizes.
The approximate retail value of the prize depends on the prize won.

5. GENERAL RULES

5.1. Each winner shall release The Argyle BIA as well as its respective directors, members and employees (the “Contest Parties”) from all liability for any damage or loss arising from participation in this Contest or from the awarding, acceptance or use of the prize.

5.2. The prize shall be accepted as is and may not be exchanged or refunded for an amount of money, sold or transferred. No substitutions will be allowed. Any unused portion of a prize will be forfeited.

5.3. If the prize cannot be awarded as described in these rules, The Argyle BIA reserves the right to substitute a prize or prize component with another of comparable value, as determined in its sole discretion.

5.4. Refusal to accept the prize releases the Contest Parties from any obligation toward the winner.

5.5. If a contestant makes any false statement, (s)he will be automatically disqualified from the Contest.

5.6. The Contest Parties assume no liability for any loss, damage or injury, including without limitation: (i) lost, stolen, delayed, damaged, misdirected, late, destroyed, illegible or incomplete entries; (ii) loss, theft or damage to software or computer or telephone data, including any breach of privacy; (iii) fraudulent calls; (iv) inability of any person to participate in the Contest for any reason including mistaken addresses on mail or e-mail; technical, computer or telephone malfunctions or other problems with computer on-line systems, servers, access providers, computer equipment, or software; congestion on the internet or at any website, or any combination of the foregoing; (v) damage to any person’s computer, including as a result of playing or downloading any material relating to the Contest; (vi) any delay or inability to act resulting from an event or situation beyond their control, including a strike, lockout or other labour dispute at their location or the locations of the organizations and businesses whose services are used to administer this Contest; or (vii) prizes that are lost, damaged or misdirected during shipping.

5.7. The Argyle BIA reserves the right to cancel or suspend this Contest should a virus, bug or other cause beyond their reasonable control corrupt the security or proper administration of the Contest. Any attempt to deliberately damage any website or to undermine the legitimate operation of this Contest is a violation of criminal and civil laws. Should such an attempt be made, The Argyle BIA reserves the right to seek remedies and damages to the fullest extent permitted by law, including criminal prosecution.

5.8. All personal information, such as name and contact information, is collected by The Argyle BIA solely for the purposes of administering this Contest and shall not be used for any other purpose without your express consent. By providing this information, you consent to it being used for the stated purposes.

5.9. If the identity of a contestant is disputed, the authorized account holder of the phone number submitted at the time of entry will be deemed to be the contestant. The individual assigned as the account holder of the phone line for the phone number submitted at the time of entry is considered the authorized account holder. A selected contestant may be required to provide proof that (s)he is the authorized account holder of the phone line associated with the selected entry. The sole determinant of time for the purposes of receipt of a valid entry in this Contest will be the Contest server.

5.10. Odds of winning depend on the number of eligible entries. All entries that are incomplete, illegible, damaged, irregular, have been submitted through illicit means, using any robotic, automatic programmed method that artificially increases the odds of winning or do not conform to or satisfy any condition of the rules may be disqualified by The Argyle BIA. The Argyle BIA is not responsible for any errors or omissions in printing or advertising this Contest.

5.11. The Argyle BIA reserves the right to amend the Contest rules or to terminate the Contest at any time without any liability to any contestant. Any amendments to these Contest rules will be posted on www.argylebia.com/august.

5.12. By entering, you agree to abide by the Contest rules and the decisions of The Argyle BIA, which decisions are final and binding on all contestants.

5.13. Contest rules are available on www.argylebia.com/august.